i3 Announces Appointment of Simon Walsh as CEO for new Asia-Pacific Office, Driving Panacea™ Sales & Service
Panacea™ by i3 is changing the hospital experience for patients with a modern integrated bedside terminal delivering on-demand entertainment options for patients as well as accurate clinical information for medical staff

MISSISSAUGA, Canada —September 27, 2013 i3 Inc., an award-winning North American solutions provider today is pleased to announce the appointment of Simon Walsh as CEO of their new Asia-Pacific office in Sydney Australia. Mr. Walsh will focus on the sales and service of the i3 flagship product for healthcare, Panacea™. Considered a pioneer in the emerging field of patient bedside engagement Mr. Walsh has a proven track-record delivering Integrated Bedside Terminal (IBT) solutions, consistently driving double digit sales growth quarter over quarter.

Panacea™ by i3 is a flexible and scalable patient IBT bedside experience, delivering a wide range of services to improve the patient’s hospital stay and equip medical professionals and hospital staff with better tools to work more efficiently.

“We are absolutely delighted to have Simon establish our operation in APAC and look forward to his leadership as we grow our valued client base,” said Peter Christopoulos, Director, i3 North America. “Simon’s experience, enthusiasm and expert knowledge will bring tremendous value to our clients as more and more hospitals select Panacea™ to transform their patient experience.”

After graduating university in England, Mr. Walsh began his career in Australia where he lived and worked for five years before returning to Ireland for a position in the emerging IBT field. He held a number of leadership roles in various departments in Europe prior to being selected to establish a beachhead North American office. For the next several years, Simon worked to innovate product features while evangelizing and developing marketshare across several large hospitals building both a direct and channel sales model.

“I am passionate about the Panacea™ product by i3 and excited to lead the charge to help hospitals in APAC realize improved patient experiences, greater operational efficiency, reduced risk and new revenues,” said Simon Walsh, CEO, i3. “Patients are demanding better services and the variety of entertainment and education features provided on-demand by Panacea™ delivers exactly what they are looking for.”

Walsh added, “This market is still emerging in APAC and hospitals are beginning to question how IBT can help them realize their goals of reducing errors, saving money and improving efficiency while delivering better quality of care and a better patient experience. There is demand from the marketplace to improve patient satisfaction while giving staff a platform at the bedside to make their jobs easier. Panacea™ is the most flexible and scalable solution in market today. It helps hospitals as they move to electronic health care records do so in the most cost effective way.”

Mr. Walsh is pleased to have the opportunity to return with his family to the country he considers home.

About i3 Solutions
At  i3 Solutions we specialize in helping businesses move from complicated and expensive to simple and value-based. We help make IT infrastructure and applications a strategic asset so that our clients can focus on business without worrying about IT.

i3 Solutions provides web-based application software, Infrastructure support, Network Monitoring and Managed Services in the Healthcare, Manufacturing, non-profit and Financial Services sectors.

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Simon Walsh
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simonw@i3apac.com